Lifestyle · travel

What’s life as a member of Cabin Crew really like?

  More and more people are looking to the airline Emirates to sate their wanderlust as a member of the airline’s cabin crew. I spoke to a member of the Emirates cabin crew to find out if life in the skies really is as glamorous as its looks. All Emirates employees are based in Dubai,…… Continue reading What’s life as a member of Cabin Crew really like?

travel

Living In Kuwait: What to know

  Math teacher Ciaran Bradley and myself, give you a personal account and overview of Kuwait for  Abu Dhabi Paddy.com   Overview / Daily Life: Kuwait is a highly urban country, surrounded by desert and the Arabian Gulf. It gets ridiculously hot from late May to early October – although due to low humidity (mostly,…… Continue reading Living In Kuwait: What to know

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My view of the Muslim community

I wrote this in the middle of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month that involves 30 days of fasting and religious observance. Here I  give my overview and thoughts after a few months in a Muslim country. When I first applied for a job in Kuwait, I thought to myself “I haven’t a breeze where Kuwait is”; I…… Continue reading My view of the Muslim community

career · Education · travel

What’s life like for Irish teachers in the Middle East?

At the age of 22, I began my career as a guidance counsellor in a secondary school in Ireland. I had an amazing first year in this sector, but I wanted to travel, while still gaining experience. A job offer for a guidance counsellor position in the Middle East was the perfect opportunity, and I’m…… Continue reading What’s life like for Irish teachers in the Middle East?